The City of Garretson had a population of 1,323 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Garretson is located at latitude 43.7148 and longitude -96.5033 in Minnehaha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Garretson (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Minnehaha County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,506 feet.
The City of Garretson has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Garretson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,299|
|Population in Familes||1,131|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||546 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||406 (74.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||109 (20.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,786|
|Average Home Value||$181,096|
|Median Household Income||$57,685|
|Average Household Income||$67,090|
|Per Capita Income||$25,047|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.6%|
|Per Capita Income||3.48%|
The table below compares Garretson to the other 390 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 56||86th|
|Population Density1||# 104||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 292||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 67||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 209||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.